Slightly related to Unix I suppose: Linux kernels generate page table walking code from a
little assembler inside the kernel that is run at boot time.
On 2017, Nov 25, at 9:24 AM, Noel Chiappa
From: Doug McIlroy
Optimal code for bitblt (raster block transfers)
in the Blit
Interesting case. I'm not familiar with BitBLT codes, do they actually modify
the existing program, or rather do they build small custom ones? Only the
former is what I was thinking of.